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Harlan Bernard Shaffer

Obituary for Harlan Bernard Shaffer

March 24, 1931 - August 11, 2019
Port Deposit, Maryland | Age 88


Harlan Bernard Shaffer, age 88, of Port Deposit, MD passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019. He was born on March 24, 1931 in Freeport, WV to the late Emra Campbell Shaffer and Dorothy Gertrude (Mayle) Shaffer.

Harlan served his country for 2 years in the Army. He was also a proud member of the National Rifles Association. Harlan enjoyed golfing along with gambling at the slot machines in Hollywood Casino and Delaware Park. He was a loving Pop-Pop who attended all of his grandchildren's events. Harlan loved to drive around and make spontaneous road trips.

Harlan is survived by his daughters: Kara Lukiewski and her husband, Jack, Karen Barnaba and her husband, Mike, Tara Shaffer; sons: Dean Shaffer, Travis Bynaker and his wife, Denise; grandchildren: Dillon, Dakota, Katelyn, Jacob, Austin; and his sisters: Ann Taylor and Arlene Metheny.

In addition to his parents, Harlan is preceded in death by his wife, Mary Shaffer.

A celebration of Harlan's life will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 at 11:00 AM at R. T. Foard Funeral Home, P. A., 111 South Queen Street, Rising Sun, MD 21911 where family and friends may visit starting at 10:00 AM. Burial will be held privately and at the convince of the family.

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111 S. Queen Street
P.O. Box 248
Rising Sun, MD 21911
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